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    16 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 January 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

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What skills and experience we're looking for

We have a Science team able to deliver Biology, Chemistry and Physics, so any specialism can be catered for. We support our Science staff to teach all three sciences at Key Stage 3 and 4, but we prefer to use specialists wherever possible for Single Science GCSEs, over 50% of our cohort study Triple science at GCSE.

We have a very well resourced department supported by two science technicians. You will be a passionate science teacher who will contribute well to a fantastic staff team with positivity and enthusiasm and inspire our diverse and vibrant community of children. Fluency in English is essential to this post.

What the school offers its staff

Orchard School serves a richly diverse community in North Bristol. Our students are wonderful – they value their teachers, knowing that you can make a real difference to their lives. The mission statement of the school, “inspire today, empower for life”, lies at the heart of all that the school does. As a school we arebuilding our success on our core values, being Open-minded, Respectful, Creative & Curious, Healthy, Ambitious, Responsible and Determined.We place no limits on our aspirations for our students.

We are a friendly school, with a warm and welcoming staff body. We work together, we look after our staff wellbeing, and plan for sustainable, impactful development. Every member of staff is entitled to a coach and we develop all staff through regular, incremental coaching. Our most recent Ofsted report demonstrates we are a seriously good school,committed tobecoming the outstanding school our community deserves.

We constantly strive to provide exceptional education through evidence-informed practice. We take the continuing professional development of staff very seriously, offering excellent CPLD. We are the Chartered College of Teaching Network for Bristol, and fund membership of the Chartered College for all our teaching staff so they can engage with research and contribute positively to CPLD within the school, across our multi academy trust, and beyond.

Commitment to safeguarding

Trust in Learning (Academies) is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance. Our policy and practice is in line with the Department for Education’s ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ Guidance.

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About Orchard School Bristol

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
905 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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